14 iunie 2018

Russia wins opening World Cup match against Saudi Arabia, 5-0

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Russia won the opening World Cup match against Saudi Arabia 5-0 on Thursday in Moscow, bolstering the host country's hopes for a strong showing at home. Follow our special coverage from FRANCE 24’s correspondents in Russia. Iury Gazinsky scored after 12 minutes and Cheryshev added a second goal before the break after coming on as an injury replacement for Alan Dzagoev. Artem Dzuyba netted a third before late efforts from Denis Cheryshev (who scored twice) and Aleksandr Golovin wrapped up [...]